offers farmers and small growers alike, an opportunity to develop
and grow with a new industry in Ontario. New selections and cultivars
of heartnuts, hazelnuts, and sweet chestnuts offer growers a chance
to develop new nut industries in the appropriate climatic regions
of Ontario. Cultivars of hickory, Persian walnut, black walnut,
butternut and others offer additional, but more minor cropping possibilities.
in developing an orchard of nut crops, it requires careful planning,
preparation and knowledge for success.